Hanshin Earthquake Museum

on 17 January 1995, Kobe was hit by a mega earthquake that set the city on fire and destroyed most of the infrastructures, it has been the largest disaster until the 2011 tsunami in Tohoku. A museum opened a bit outside of the city to regroup souvenirs, it is excellent, very complete, plenty of videos […]

March 11 – remembering

As we have just yesterday remembered the deadly earthquake and tsunami in Japan, a lot of press reviews came out with either stories or facts around the current status. Many places are still yet to be cleaned up 8 years later and some villages are not yet reopen with 52.000 persons out of their homes […]

Two quakes jolt eastern Japan – Japan Today

Two earthquakes jolted eastern Japan on Wednesday morning but there were no reports ofinjuries and no tsunami alerts issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.6 shook the Kanto region at 7:16 a.m. It originated at a depth of 50 kilometers in southern Ibaraki… Source : Two quakes jolt eastern […]